Ronald Egalka, trustee of the USS Constitution Museum, held a sword that once belonged to Captain Isaac Hull that the museum recently acquired. The 200-year-old sword will be in display next to a portrait of Hull. 'It's the closest you can get to the most famous captain of the most famous ship,' Egalka said. 'It's really cool.'
Ronald Egalka, trustee of the USS Constitution Museum, held a sword that once belonged to Captain Isaac Hull that the museum recently acquired. The 200-year-old sword will be in display next to a portrait of Hull. "It's the closest you can get to the most famous captain of the most famous ship," Egalka said. "It's really cool."
(Jason Johns for the Boston Globe)